Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

pickettca

Date

March 30, 2015 02:20 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

pickettca

Date

March 30, 2015 02:20 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Harbor Porpoise Phocoena phocoena

Observer

sarah_knudsen

Date

July 13, 2014 05:30 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Reported sighting: "There's a bunch of harbor porpoise west of Burrows Island. We just left (the island) and the spread of them is quite large; there must be dozens."

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Observer

brewbooks

Date

April 21, 2014 01:12 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Juniperus maritima (seaside juniper)
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juniperus_maritima
"Juniperus maritima is a species of juniper known by the common name seaside juniper. It is native to the Puget Sound region in southwestern British Columbia and northwestern Washington, where it is not uncommon, as well as on dry mountain ridges on the Olympic Peninsula"

Washington Park, Anacortes, Skagit County, Washington

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Horned Grebe Podiceps auritus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

March 21, 2014

Description

Twenty observed close to the cliff shore, diving and preening. A few were molting into their red necks and gold ear tufts.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

March 18, 2014 09:15 AM PDT

Description

Many flowering plants observed on rocky bald habitat, north-facing slope in association with grasses, mosses, and reindeer lichen.

Photos / Sounds

What

Seaside Juniper Juniperus maritima

Observer

audreytree

Date

January 14, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

a-dunk

Date

October 27, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Bald Eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus

Observer

tsoleau

Date

October 21, 2012

Description

On a satellite tower in the sound. Adult male. Here's a photo one of the crew members took: http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-0wvNAuNIfOI/UITQJgerVpI/AAAAAAAAGCw/vXhrdpaAuSU/s1600/IMG_7378%2B%25282%2529.jpg

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Minke Whale Balaenoptera acutorostrata

Observer

tsoleau

Date

October 21, 2012

Description

I didn't get a photo of this one. I just saw it when it surfaced briefly and then it was gone.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Murre Uria aalge

Observer

tsoleau

Date

October 21, 2012

Description

We saw a ton of these on our 7 hour whale watching tour in Puget Sound. I know it's not a good photo, but I'm sure of the ID.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Hooded Merganser Lophodytes cucullatus

Observer

stingraydoctor

Date

October 4, 2012 03:24 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Bushtit Psaltriparus minimus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

3 observed in a hedgerow backed by farm pastures.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Goose barnacle Pollicipes polymerus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Above water at -1.2 low tide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Tidepool sculpin Oligocottus maculosus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Amidst barnacles in lower center of photo; observed in tidepool.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Black Katy Chiton Katharina tunicata

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

In upper right corner of photo; observed in tide pool.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Harvest Brodiaea Brodiaea coronaria

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Flowering in the grass prairie.

Photos / Sounds

What

Fucus (gardneri?) Genus Fucus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Rockweed exposed at -1.2 foot low tide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Aggregating Anemone Anthopleura elegantissima

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

In tide pools at -1.2 foot low tide; all with pink tentacles withdrawn.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Six-rayed Star Leptasterias hexactis

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Found under rock in tide pool at -1.2 low tide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Blackclaw Crestleg Crab Lophopanopeus bellus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Found under tide pool rock at -1.2 low tide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Flattop Crab Petrolisthes eriomerus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Found beneath a rock in tidepool at -1.2 foot tide.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Orange Sea Cucumber Cucumaria miniata

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

Common in tidepools at low tide ( -1.2 feet on this day); some with tentacles extended, others withdrawn.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Gumboot Chiton Cryptochiton stelleri

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 18, 2012

Description

One observed partially under a rock in a tide pool.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Spotted Coralroot Corallorhiza maculata

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 17, 2012

Description

Flowering in mossy substrate within conifer forest (location very approximate).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Orange Honeysuckle Lonicera ciliosa

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 17, 2012

Description

In full flower, draped over ocean spray in conifer forest (location very approximate).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific Banana Slug Ariolimax columbianus

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 17, 2012

Description

One crawling on the bark of a conifer, about 5 feet off the ground (location very approximate).

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pacific Sideband Snail Monadenia fidelis

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 17, 2012

Description

One crawling on a twig arched over the mossy ground in a conifer forest (location very approximate).

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 17, 2012

Description

Conifer snag riddled with the oblong excavations of a pileated woodpecker (location very approximate). Fresh wood chips on ground.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Salmonberry Rubus spectabilis

Observer

cbchickadee

Date

June 17, 2012

Description

Shrub in fruit along trail just beyond parking area.